TAINA Strategic Advisory Board

TAINA's advisory board brings together some of the world's most influential experts in computer science, FATCA, CRS, Chapter 4 and cybersecurity 

Vin Murria - BSc MBA OBE

Vin has been awarded an Order of the British Empire, one of the highest possible royal honours in the UK, for her services to the UK Digital Economy and Advancement of Women in Software Sector.

Vin is a legendary technology entrepreneur, named CISCO's Woman of the Year and Tech Entrepreneur of the Year.

In 2007, she founded her latest venture, Advanced Computer Software, which she grew to become one of the UK’s largest software businesses, before selling to Vista in 2015.

Vin brings more than 25 years of venture capital, private equity, M&A and CEO/operational experience in the software sector.

Vin is currently a non-executive director for Sophos PLC, Softcat and for Zoopla Property Group, and she is a partner at Elderstreet Investments. Previously, Vin has held non-executive director positions for Chime Communications, Greenko Group and Concateno.

Professor Andreas Fischer

Professor Fischer is one of the world's leading experts in the field of document analysis and handwriting recognition. He is guiding TAINA's research and development in this area at a strategic level.

Andreas' research group on Pattern Recognition and Artificial Intelligence is located in Fribourg, Switzerland, where he is a Professor at the University of Applied Sciences and Arts Western Switzerland and a lecturer at the University of Fribourg.


Cyber and data security are critically important elements of TAINA's solution. Ali is a cyber security professional with extensive experience in financial institutions.

Maxim Penkin - MBA

Maxim is a Chief Operating Officer and the Head of Investments at Invest AG. Maxim is also the Chairman of the Board and a Member of the Board of Directors of a number of formidable institutions.

Jeremy Perlman

Jeremy is a very experienced enterprise software sales leader.

His experience is proving very valuable as TAINA is growing its customer base.

Jake Braun

Jake is TAINA’s North America Strategy Lead, based in NYC

Jake's experience spans across decades of working in top financial institutions in key decision making positions and industry associations, including as the Chair of SIFMA Tax Operations Committee and the Chair of the Institute of International Bankers Tax Committee, which has given him a deep understanding of our clients and their value drivers.

Rasheed Khan

Rasheed Khan who is joining us after nearly two decades with Goldman Sachs. Rasheed brings with him tremendous knowledge and experience of Tax Operations in top tier financial institutions which is very valuable as we expand our Platform and our US market presence.

Chris Gladwin

Chris Gladwin works with TAINA's management team on its key growth, technology and top technology talent decisions.

Chris has founded and built a number of very successful large technology businesses, most recently Cleversafe valued at USD 1.4 billion on its sale to IBM, making over 80 employees millionaires in the process. This is the model TAINA is determined to pursue.

Chris' experience of building successful high growth technology businesses is proving to be very valuable in ensuring TAINA's continuing sustainable growth.

Hernando Bunuan - MBA

Hernando’s experience of strategic and financial transactions is extremely valuable as TAINA enters the next stage of growth. He has been instrumental in helping a number of young successful companies grow and scale up.

Hernando was a founding member of a technology investment banking team as well as a transaction structuring team at a Big 4 firm.

He is the UK Alumni President of the University of Chicago Booth School of Business.

Ruslan Sibaev

Ruslan is a senior trader and financial markets professional, with over 15 years of international financial markets experience.

Currently, Ruslan heads up Fixed Income, Currencies and Commodities Trading at Promsvyazbank, one of the largest financial institutions in EMEA.

Prior to this Ruslan has done financial structuring, sales and trading in equity and credit derivatives, structured credit and other financial instruments at Standard Bank, ING, Alfa Bank and other major financial institutions.

Geographically, Ruslan has covered Russia/ CIS as well as Sub-Saharan African countries. Ruslan's expertise includes trading and structuring credit, interest rates and foreign exchange products.